'''Stephen P. H Butler Leacock''', Royal Society of Canada|FRSC
(30 December 1869 – 28 March 1944) was a Canadians|Canadian
teacher, political scientist
, writer, and humorist. Between the years 1915 and 1925, he was the best-known English-speaking humorist in the world.
He is known for his light humour along with criticisms of people's follies.
The Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour
was named in his honour.